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Salon holds contest based on local sites

October 11, 2013
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Salon holds contest based on local sites

We Are Hair, a hair salon at 708 Centre St., is running a promotional contest after celebrating its second anniversary in Jamaica Plain. The contest is designed around 20 photos of the salon specialists in various locations around the neighborhood, and the winner will be the contestant who guesses all of the locations correctly....

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JP Kids: Library recommends Halloween books for kids

October 11, 2013
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JP Kids: Library recommends Halloween books for kids

Halloween is right around the corner, and what better way to get into the spirit than to curl up with some scary stories and seasonal tales? Laura Foner, the children’s librarian at Hyde Square’s Connolly Branch Library, recommended dozens of beloved books for readers of all ages. We narrowed it down to these: “Hoy...

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JP Kids: Library to hold annual Halloween parade

October 11, 2013
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HYDE SQ.—The Friends of the Connolly Branch Library is sponsoring the annual Halloween Party and Parade for kids this year. The event will take place on Thurs., Oct. 31, and will begin at 3:30 p.m. at the 433 Centre St. library in Hyde Square.       There will be free activities available, including face painting,...

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Radio host gets special Fazenda coffee brew

October 11, 2013
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FOREST HILLS—Fazenda Coffee and Kiss 108 radio personality Billy Costa have teamed up to create a unique blend of coffee only offered at Fazenda Coffee Roasters at 3710 Washington St. Costa is co-host of Kiss 108’s “Matty in the Morning.” He visited Fazenda’s Dedham coffee-roasting facility to come up with the brew, according to...

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